11 Tips to Handle Surprise Deployment Extensions Like a Pro

Deployment is not great. But surprise extensions during deployments are the worst. Here's how to weather them like a total boss. #deployment #militaryspouse #deployments #jomygosh #militaryspouses #milspouse #milspouses #milso #milsos #advice #milspo #milspos #army #navy #airforce #marines #coastguard #arng #nationalguard #reserves #ng

Oh, man! That countdown was getting so, so, so close to zero. And then you’re hit with an unexpected deployment extension. Like you weren’t just barely hanging on to your sanity already. No, you’re getting the military spouse gauntlet: surviving an extra undetermined amount of time before homecoming is even tentatively scheduled. Cool. Everything’s fine.  […]

5 Care Package Alternatives During Quarantine

Whether you're sheltering in place or aren't in the mood to go out too much, use these ideas to send a lot of love, even when you're not making care packages. #quarantine #covid #coronavirus #ideas #happymail #military #deployment #carepackage #carepackages #missionary #missionaries #college #collegestudent #collegestudents #soldier #sailor #soldiers #sailors #craft #idea #inspiration

Fact: I never had to deal with deployment during a quarantine and a world-wide pandemic. Another fact: No one has since World War I. Unless you’re 100 years old, you’ve never done this either. We’re all flying blind. And that’s a little scary as we try to navigate what all of this is and what […]